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Psyllium Husks (Powder)

Powdered psyllium husks are the ground coats of seed from psyllium (Plantago ovata), a plant native to India and Pakistan where it known as isabgol or isphagula.Powdered psyllium husk, which is mild and pleasant tasting, is added to foods as a thickener. Because the husks contain so much fiber, starch and mucilage, the powder is used as a thickening agent in the food industry in the manufacture of frozen foods, especially ice cream.
Also Known As greater plantain, broadleaf plantain, englishman's foot, ripple grass, snakeweed
SKU 703

Certifications

Gluten Free No
Kosher Yes
Organic No

Ordering & Availability

Minimum Order Quantity 100 lbs

Properties

Application culinary - Powdered psyllium husk is typically encapsulated as a dietary supplement. The powder may also be added directly to foods.industrial - Psyllium is widely used in the food and pharmaceutical industries.safety - Not for long term use. Do not take in large doses. Be sure to take with plenty of water to prevent obstruction.
Country of Origin India

Regulatory & Compliance

Allergens Peanuts, Tree Nuts, Eggs, Milk, Wheat, Soy, Fish, Crustacean, Sesame Seeds (Canada), Mustard (Canada)

Storage & Packaging

Pack Sizes 1/4 pound, 1 pound
Storage Instructions Store in a cool, dry location in a tightly sealed container.